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HFCs in Fire Protection Systems
If you’re reading this on campus, look at the ceiling. Chances are you’ll see a patchwork of sprinkler heads hanging over the room. Unless you work in the fire suppression business, you probably don’t think much about them, or what they release. In most cases, they release water...
Mac-Gray Campus Solutions
Bentley Results From Asset Management Solution
Case Study Sponsored by Infor EAM
Located near Boston, MA, Bentley University is dedicated to preparing a new kind of business leader—one with the deep technical skills, broad global perspective, and high ethical standards required in an ever-changing world. To accomplish this mission, Bentley offers a uniqu...
Going Green in Hard Economic Times
Andrew S. Winston
For the past few years, the business world has been swept up in a green wave—a rising tide of interest and concern about environmental issues. Pressures from both natural forces and key stakeholders have made going green somewhat unavoidable. But many business...
Green Commercial Building Insurance for College and University Campuses
Stephen G Bushnell
Read the news lately and it feels like everything—from cars to grocery bags—has gone green. While recent events, such as 2009’s Copenhagen Climate Change Conference, have focused increased public attention on global warming, and as “going green” becomes more mainstre...
Lakeland CC on Fast Track to Energy Efficiency
Case Study Sponsored by Siemens Building Technologies, Inc.
Lakeland Community College is moving quickly to achieve a greener, more sustainable future with the help of a comprehensive energy and resource efficiency improvement project delivered by Siemens Building Technologies, Inc. The campuswide effort, among the first of its kind in the region, is on a...
Reducing a Carbon Footprint
Case Study Sponsored by ConEdison Solutions
In 1998, Pennsylvania State University began a Guaranteed Energy Savings Program to reduce the university’s energy use and carbon footprint at its many campuses and colleges around the Commonwealth....
Consolidated Edison Solutions, Inc. (CES)
UNT's New Building Infrastructure
Case Study Sponsored by T.A.C
Motivated by a desire to spend as much of its annual budget as possible on education, the University of North Texas took advantage of legislative changes to fund the renovation of its aging building infrastructure....
Climate Neutrality Through Energy Efficiency
Since its creation in 2006, the American College and University Presidents’ Climate Commitment (ACUPCC) has amassed signatories that represent more than 645 schools—comprising close to one- third of all students in higher education in the U.S. What makes this level of participation ...
Solar With a Twist
Case Study Sponsored by Honeywell
It takes a lot of courage to deviate from the norm. However, Lewis & Clark College in Portland, Oregon, is reaping the benefits of trying something new and different. The college recently partnered with Honeywell on a power purchase agreement, the first of its kind for a coll...
Greening with Virtualization
Rising energy costs and consumption in datacenters is a hot topic whether you care about saving money, deploying new IT services, keeping the datacenter running, or sparing the environment. As energy climbs the list of corporate priorities, green IT solutions are seemingly everywhere. Prioritizin...
Making the Business Case for Sustainability on Campus
James J. Dixon, Michael Perna
Nearly every college and university leader is aware of the reasons to make sustainability a priority on their campus. Additionally, students, faculty, and trustees are often interested in knowing what initiatives a campus is undertaking to lessen its environmental impact. ...